Cornwall’s community is uniting to invest in their future

Crowdfunder is where ideas come to bloom and nearly all of our successful projects are delivering positive social impact across the whole of the UK – the possibilities are endless. We believe that communities should be empowered to turn their ideas, that all have the extraordinary potential to improve lives, into reality. Crowdfunder HQ is located[…]

Want to make your idea happen, but don’t know where to start?

Then make sure that you sign up and join our FREE three part Autumn series – the place to be to get inspired and learn exactly how crowdfunding can work for you. Our online workshop series will offer you the opportunity to get the inside scoop from our Crowdfunder experts, Sami and Bertie, who will[…]

Light up your town this Christmas with Crowdfunder

Over the last few years, towns across the UK have experienced dwindling Christmas budgets due to cuts in government funding. However, we’ve worked with hundreds of communities to help raise the funds that they need to keep the lights on at Christmas time.By connecting individuals, communities, charities and businesses, we really can make it a[…]

Social changemakers, listen up! We’ve now distributed over £100K of our Santander Changemaker Fund

Crowdfunder works in partnership with Santander to offer the £200,000 Changemaker Fund. The fund aims to help social enterprises, small charities and community groups throughout the UK, to deliver innovative solutions that will improve communities.So, how does it work? If you have a project that supports social change and delivers measurable impact, then Santander will[…]

New milestone in political engagement from the crowd

We are proud to have just passed 100,000 members who are supporting political projects on Crowdfunder.co.uk. Our community is making a stand to activate the political change that they want to see – that’s the empowering nature of crowdfunding.In this era of dynamic political debate, the number of people becoming politically engaged will continue to grow. Here are[…]

Crowdfunding With Sami: Running Your Project #2

With one of the best coaching teams in the business, we were excited to discover that Sami Mauger, Head of Coaching & Project Innovation here at Crowdfunder, is planning to launch her own Crowdfunder.co.uk project for the very first time. Over the last few weeks, we’ve been talking with Sami about planning, creating and running[…]

Matching The Crowd: We are on a quest to revitalise the £5bn grant-giving sector and you can help us…

…By supporting our fundraise.We have been working with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Heritage Lottery Fund, Arts Council England and Nesta to produce the Matched Crowdfunding Report 2017. The report provides an incredible insight into the impact that the world of matched crowdfunding is having which until now, despite its rapid growth,[…]

Using crowdfunding to tackle society’s challenges… and how you can help us

In Conversation With Phil Geraghty, Managing Director at Crowdfunder.Crowdfunder.co.uk helps to make ideas happen – ideas that might just change the world. You can now join over 1,000 investors and become a shareholder in Crowdfunder. We caught up with Phil Geraghty, Managing Director at Crowdfunder, to talk about the journey so far, the launch of[…]

Design Council Spark Q&A With Rob Love

Rob Love, founder of Crowdfunder.co.uk, is no novice when it comes to great British design. After winning a millennium award back in 2000 for one of his own innovations and having qualified as a chartered engineer (he doesn’t tell too many people that!), it’s no surprise that he has wanted to work with the Design[…]

The Essential Checklist: Your Community Shares Crowdfunder Campaign

A community share offering can both unite and raise investment from the very people which an enterprise intends to benefit.You’ve done your research about community shares and what acquiring a locally-owned asset could mean for your community, but how do you go about beginning this process? We’ve put together an Essential Checklist that will help you[…]

Crowdfunding With Sami: Running Your Project

With one of the best coaching teams in the business, we were excited to discover that our own Sami Mauger, Head of Coaching & Project Innovation here at Crowdfunder, is planning to launch her own Crowdfunder.co.uk project for the very first time. Hi Sami! Since we last chatted about Catch The Sunrise, you’ve launched your[…]

Community Business Weekend 2017

Community businesses across the whole of England will be opening their doors this weekend to host an array of events that celebrate their positive impact on society. We love hearing the inspiring stories of individuals and communities coming together to make ideas happen here at Crowdfunder.co.uk… it is what we do, after all.Community Business Weekend[…]

VOOM 2017 September Winner: Project Jackfruit

We kicked off our monthly VOOM £1k giveaway in July to support great ideas that are shared on our Crowdfunder Facebook page. As we wave goodbye to September and welcome in the new Autumnal season, we’re pleased to announce that Project Jackfruit are our third winner’s to receive the £1k fund.VOOM will continue to give away[…]

Crowdfunding With Sami: Creating Your Project #2

With one of the best coaching teams in the business, we were excited to discover that our own Sami Mauger, Head of Coaching & Project Innovation here at Crowdfunder, is planning to launch her own Crowdfunder.co.uk project for the very first time. Hi Sami! We chatted last week about creating your project, but this process[…]